Web API Design

Designing APIs for use over the web is a key part of most projects these days. Knowing the best way to design them with longevity, testability and reliability in mind is important. This course will show you how.
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Designing APIs for use over the web is a key part of most projects these days. Knowing the best way to design them with longevity, testability and reliability in mind is important. This course will show you how.
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Whether you're building an API for your internal customers or the general public, it is important to build it with reliability, testability and longevity in mind. Part of this process is understanding how REST, JSON and HTTP work together. By understanding the basic underpinnings, you can build better APIs. This course will walk you through how to accomplish this regardless of what backend technology you use.

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Description
Whether you're building an API for your internal customers or the general public, it is important to build it with reliability, testability and longevity in mind. Part of this process is understanding how REST, JSON and HTTP work together. By understanding the basic underpinnings, you can build better APIs. This course will walk you through how to accomplish this regardless of what backend technology you use.
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Discussion

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Course info
Level
Intermediate
Rating
(1273)
Duration
2h 17m
Released
20 Jun 2013
Course authors

Shawn Wildermuth is a thirteen-time Microsoft MVP (ASP.NET/IIS) and is involved with Microsoft as an ASP.NET Insider, ClientDev Insider and Windows Phone Insider.

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